An Inuk girl with her husky puppy in the hood of her amatiuq. Mothers would also carry their infants in the same manner. This little girl is playing mommy and baby with her puppy. by Richard Harrington, 1949
Cleo de Merode La Belle Epoque's Beauty Cléo de Mérode an international sensation, one of the the most photographed woman in the world in her time, was a French ballerina, who achieved fame with her face, not her feet.
This is a picture of a little person, Edward Garrett, who played a baby in the farce "The Little Stranger" on Broadway. So, the picture is not as weird as it looks. It is a picture of a man, not a child.